project . 2015 - 2017 . Closed

DANCE

Dancing in the Dark
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  • Funder: European CommissionProject code: 645553 Call for proposal: H2020-ICT-2014-1
  • Funded under: H2020 | RIA Overall Budget: 1,276,250 EURFunder Contribution: 1,276,250 EUR
  • Status: Closed
  • Start Date
    01 Jan 2015
    End Date
    31 Dec 2017
  • Detailed project information (CORDIS)
Description
“The baby, assailed by eyes, ears, nose, skin, and entrails at once, feels it all as one great blooming, buzzing confusion” (W.James Principles of Psychology, 1890). The hyper-connected teenager may not be far from such a state of confusion. Information overload leads to new cognitive and attention problems with social consequences, as seen in dramatic growth of attention disorders. Too much information leads to emotional and social malfunctioning, such as in autism. In the non-clinical population, continuously bombardment of the senses from multiple sources may lead to blunting and cause a cognitive or emotional blindness that has undesirable social and cultura...
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Description
“The baby, assailed by eyes, ears, nose, skin, and entrails at once, feels it all as one great blooming, buzzing confusion” (W.James Principles of Psychology, 1890). The hyper-connected teenager may not be far from such a state of confusion. Information overload leads to new cognitive and attention problems with social consequences, as seen in dramatic growth of attention disorders. Too much information leads to emotional and social malfunctioning, such as in autism. In the non-clinical population, continuously bombardment of the senses from multiple sources may lead to blunting and cause a cognitive or emotional blindness that has undesirable social and cultura...
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